GRANT – Kenneth G.

Sub Lt (A) – RN FAA – Pilot – 807 Sqn – Fairey Fulmar – KIA at 23 on 25 July 1944

Educated QRC, DOB 12 Jan 1918; Joined 807 Sqn FAA Fairey Fulmar fighters on 21 Nov 1940. Attached fighter catapult ship “Pegasus; embarked HMS Ark Royal early April 1941. KIA while on convoy escort duties Gibralter to Malta. Force H. Body never recovered -  Son of Frederick Geddes Grant and Ada Maud Grant, of Port-of-Spain, Trinidad, West Indies. B.Com. (Lond.).

[Source: CMHA]

One addition to “GRANT – Kenneth G.”

  1. Kenneth Huggins adds:

    My mother, Monica Muriel Seheult Huggins, grew up in the West Indies, primarily in Trinidad-Tobago. Her family, the Seheults, were good friends with the Grants, and Ken Grant was one of her childhood chums. He was one of many dear friends she lost during WWII. I am the namesake of Kenneth Grant.

    By the way, the year of death given above is probably a typo. He died in 1941, not 1944. As far as I know, all the other information is correct.

    Thank you for establishing this Web site.

    Ken Huggins

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